The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

.NET Developer
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 16 18
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.13% 1.18% 6.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 1.22% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £350 £188 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +86.66% -46.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90 82 136
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 95.74% 96.47% 97.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 79
Median daily rate £315 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £115 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 26
Median hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £12.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.15% +162.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £41.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Peterborough

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Developer in Peterborough.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Peterborough

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Peterborough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Peterborough

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) C#
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
6 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (40.00%) WCF
6 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (30.00%) Retail
7 3 (30.00%) Web Development
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) Shopify
8 2 (20.00%) TDD
9 1 (10.00%) NUnit
9 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (10.00%) HTML
9 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (10.00%) CSS
9 1 (10.00%) XML
9 1 (10.00%) XSLT
9 1 (10.00%) OO
9 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
9 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (10.00%) Moq
9 1 (10.00%) iPad
9 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (10.00%) LINQ
9 1 (10.00%) SOLID

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Moq
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript